Ahmed Abou Hashima Wins the Most Social Executive Award in LinkedIn’s MENA Talents Award Ceremony in Dubai
October 20, 2017
On October 18, 2017, at the Four Seasons Jumeirah in Dubai, LinkedIn held its 3rd MENA Talents Award Ceremony, to celebrate successful individuals and companies. Abou Hashima was chosen as the “Most Social Executive” on LinkedIn for the MENA region, excluding Saudi Arabia, Kuwait and the Emirates which had categories of their own in the competition. The finalists in his category were a group of top CEOs in the Middle East including, Chairman of Azadea Group Holding, CEO of Bank Sohar, Chairman of Aluminum Bahrian (Alba).
The award is given to the executive with the most engaging LinkedIn presence, which was calculated by the LinkedIn’s insights team who analyzed the performance, results and impact of more than 1000 organizations and executives from the region who utilized LinkedIn Solutions to find, hire and retain top talents.
The event was attended by C-level executives from across the Arab world, UAE government officials, such as Her Excellency Ohoud Al Roumy, UAE’s Minister of Happiness, and H.E Abdullah Bin Toq, Director General at the Executive Office of His Highness Sheikh Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, H.E Wessam Lootah, and Chief Executive Officer at Dubai Smart Government.